The Wizards allowed the Nets to take a 16-0 lead to start and Deron Williams made his first eight three-point shots in a 95-78 loss.
Trevor Ariza is all about defense, but lately it has been his shooting that stands out. Watch the Wizards battle the Nets tonight at 7:30 p.m. on CSN.
The Wizards took a backwards step in Minnesota when they turned the ball over repeatedly, and point guard John Wall is taking the blame.
Closing out close games has been a problem for Washington, which has lost three of its last four games. The shooting percentage goes down and the turnovers go up.